Lost UK-led Beagle 2 lander found 'intact' on Mars
Lost UK-led Beagle 2 lander found 'intact' on Mars

The UK-led Beagle 2 Mars lander, which was previously thought to have been lost on on Mars since 2003, has been found partially deployed on the surface of the Red Planet.

Russia, US in constant contact after false alarm at space station
Russia, US in constant contact after false alarm at space station

Russian federal space agency Roscosmos and US space agency NASA are maintaining constant contact after a false alarm triggered an emergency situation at the International Space Station (ISS), Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said on Wednesday.

Rosetta comet-landing is Science`s 2014 breakthrough
Rosetta comet-landing is Science`s 2014 breakthrough

The top scientific breakthrough of 2014 was the European Space Agency`s Rosetta spacecraft`s rendez-vous with a comet, the US journal Science said on Thursday.

Rosetta orbiter to swoop down on comet in February
Rosetta orbiter to swoop down on comet in February

The European Space Agency’s orbiting Rosetta spacecraft is expected to come within six km of the surface of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko in February next year.

Soon 'space plane' that will fly people from anywhere to anywhere in 4 hours flat
Soon 'space plane' that will fly people from anywhere to anywhere in 4 hours flat

A plane that could one day fly anywhere in the world in four hours, and carry spaceships out of the atmosphere without using rockets will soon be a reality after it received approval from the European Space Agency (ESA).

ESA's Venus Express finally ends eight-year mission

European Space Agency's Venus Express has finally ended its eight-year mission after far exceeding its planned life.

Comet landing 'Breakthrough of the Year': Physics World
Comet landing 'Breakthrough of the Year': Physics World

The landing of the Philae probe, the first by a man-made probe on a comet, has been named Breakthrough of the Year 2014 by Physics World magazine.

Satellite sends image to Earth using laser beam

For the first time, an image taken by a satellite has been sent to Earth using a laser beam, paving the way for instant streaming of satellite images to Earth.

Rosetta's comet landing captured in 3D
Rosetta's comet landing captured in 3D

A 3D image generated from data collected by Rosetta Lander Imaging System (ROLIS) aboard the European Space Agency`s Philae lander has been released.

ESA publishes first ever pics of Philae Lander's 'bouncy' touchdown
ESA publishes first ever pics of Philae Lander's 'bouncy' touchdown

European Space Agency has published the first ever pics of Philae Lander 's probe moments after its initial touchdown.

Images show Philae`s historic comet bounce

The AEuropean Space Agency (ES)on Sunday unveiled images of the probe Philae after it bounced while making its historic landing on a comet last Wednesday.

Comet probe sends back science treasure in final hours
Comet probe sends back science treasure in final hours

Europe`s science probe Philae sent home a treasure trove of data from a comet heading towards the Sun before falling silent as its power ran out, mission control said Saturday.

Comet probe uploads last-minute data from `alien world`

 Robot probe Philae uploaded a slew of data to Earth Friday from a deep-space comet that it drilled into long after its onboard battery was feared to have died. 

Low-battery comet probe alive and uploading data: ESA

 Europe`s comet probe Philae was sending science data to Earth late Friday, said mission controllers who had feared its battery may run out before it could make final contact.

Rosetta mission: Philae begins drilling into comet's surface amid battery issue
Rosetta mission: Philae begins drilling into comet's surface amid battery issue

The Philae lander has started drilling into the surface of the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko to collect scientific data, the European Space Agency (ESA) said on Friday.

Rosetta comet mission: Scientists have limited time to save Philae
Rosetta comet mission: Scientists have limited time to save Philae

European scientists just have few hours left to save its robotic probe 'Philae lander' after it landed in a cave near the foot of the cliff on comet.

Seeds of comet landing sown 28 years ago
Seeds of comet landing sown 28 years ago

 For the first time in history, a spacecraft has landed on a comet. According to scientists, the momentous event represents the culmination of over 28 years of research on comets.

Rosetta's Philae lander battery running out due to 'bouncy off-course' landing post historic touchdown
Rosetta's Philae lander battery running out due to 'bouncy off-course' landing post historic touchdown

 Rosetta spacecraft's robot probe Philae which recently made a historic touchdown on a comet might face a battery issue.

Philae lander faced trouble in initial landing; Rosetta comet mission now stable
Philae lander faced trouble in initial landing; Rosetta comet mission now stable

Scientists at the European Space Agency (ESA) faced a few nervous minutes after the initial reports suggested that Philae bounced across the comet surface and faced trouble in its initial landing.

Google Doodle celebrates Rosetta's historic comet landing
Google Doodle celebrates Rosetta's historic comet landing

Google celebrates the historic landing of European Space Agency robotic probe called the 'Philae lander' on a comet after detaching from its mothership Rosetta.